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Researcher of HASLab concludes his PhD

Fábio Coelho defended his doctoral thesis entitled “Towards a Transactional and Analytical Data Management System for Big Data". The researcher received an unanimous evaluation of “very good” from the jury.

European project CloudDBAppliance receives a positive assessment in the first 18 months of activity

The European project CloudDBAppliance achieved a positive assessment in the first 18 months of activity under the European Commission’s assessment that took place on 6 July in Brussels.

Researcher from HASLab concludes habilitation exams

Carlos Baquero, researcher of the High-Assurance Software Laboratory (HASLab) and Professor at the School of Engineering of the University of Minho, completed the habilitation exams on 26 and 27 July at the University of Minho, being unanimously approved by the members of the jury.

Researchers of HASLab conclude their PhD

Renato Neves and Cláudio Belo Lourenço defended their doctoral theses entitled “Hybrid Programs” and “Single-assignment Program Verification”, respectively. Both researchers received an unanimous evaluation of “very good” from the jury.

Documentation archive of programming languages pioneers receives support from INESC TEC

The archiving processing of the collection of the WG2.1 – Algoritmi Languages and Calculiwork group of the International Federation for Information Processing(IFIP) was presented on 20 June at the Braga District Archive (ADB) and received the support of INESC TEC, of the University of Minho and of the Primavera Business Software.

Researchers from HASLab awarded with the Excellence Grant of UMinho

Alberto Faria, Francisco Ribeiro and Ricardo Macedo, researchers from HASLab, received the Excellence Grant of UMinho, of pecuniary value equal to the monthly tuition fee, which is granted to all undergraduate and integrated master students with the highest application grade of each year, provided the classification is equal to or higher than 16. The ceremony took place on the 6thJune, in the Medieval Hall of the Rectorate. 

INESC TEC’s member of the Board presents a Minho supercomputer at the InvestBraga initiative

Rui Oliveira, Professor at the University of Minho and INESC TEC’s member of the Board presented the Minho Advanced Computing Centre (MACC), which should be functional at the beginning of 2019. The professor also challenged the regional industrial base to take advantage of the biggest national computer.

HASLab participates in the Porto Tech Hub conference

José Nuno Oliveira, senior researcher from HASLab was invited to speak in the Porto Tech Hub conference, an event that took place last Friday at Alfândega Porto Congress Center.

Researcher from HASLab receives the Best Paper Award in the XXI Ibero-American Conference on Software Engineering

The paper “Using Automatic Refactoring to Improve Energy Efficiency of Android Apps” was awarded with the Best Paper Award in the XXI Ibero-American Conference on Software Engineering (CIbSE 2018) that took place in Bogotá, Colombia on 23 and 27 April.

DaVinci is the new research project of HASLab

DaVinci, Distributed Architectures: Variability and Interaction for Cyber-Physical Systemsis the new research project of INESC TEC’S High Assurance Software Laboratory (HASLab) that was recently approved by the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) and that aims to analyse and implement distributed software systems based on cyber-physical components.